Santa Monica College presents Literary Talks & Readings with Paisley Rekdal

Santa Monica College presents Literary Talks & Readings, October 25 11:15 – 12:30 PM PT, with Paisley Rekdal From the organizers: “Welcome to SMC! Have you wanted to listen to intriguing stories? Meet and talk with fascinating, creative artists? Enjoy poetry and richness of language?

Soul Bone Lit Fest presents Featured Reading with Ellen Bass & Mark Spragg

Soul Bone Lit Fest presents Featured Reading with Ellen Bass & Mark Spragg From the organizers: “Tonight our long-time mentor and frequent guest Mark Spragg is returning together with a close friend of his, Ellen Bass, a poet we deeply admire. We are so happy to have the two of them read together from their […]

The Merwin Conservancy presents Arthur Sze & Carol Moldaw in The Green Room

The Merwin Conservancy presents Arthur Sze & Carol Moldaw in The Green Room From the organizers: “After a hiatus of more than two years, The Merwin Conservancyʻs beloved arts and ecology series The Green Room returned to in-person gatherings on Maui with two very special guests, our poets-in-residence Carol Moldaw and Arthur Sze. These two extraordinary poets have […]

New Dominion Bookshop presents Selected Books of the Beloved with Gregory Orr

New Dominion Bookshop presents Selected Books of the Beloved with Gregory Orr From the organizers:  Join us as we celebrate the release of Gregory Orr’s new poetry collection, Selected Books of the Beloved. This in-person event will be free and open to the public. We recommend arriving early for the best seating. More information will appear here: https://ndbookshop.

Soul Bone Lit Fest presents Poetry Reading with Jennifer L. Knox & Nynke Passi

Soul Bone Lit Fest presents Poetry Reading with Jennifer L. Knox & Nynke Passi From the organizers: “We kick off the festival with a poetry reading featuring Jennifer L. Knox and Nynke Passi, MIU’s MFA in Creative Writing program director. About this event Jennifer L.

Prairie Lights presents Jennifer L. Knox and Ada Limón

Prairie Lights presents Jennifer L. Knox and Ada Limón From the organizer: Please join us for a reading and conversation with Ada Limón to celebrate the release of her new book of poems The Hurting Kind. Limón will be joined in conversation with Jennifer L. Knox.

LOGOS presents Victoria Chang and Elisa Gabbert

LOGOS presents Victoria Chang and Elisa Gabbert From the organizer: LOGOS Collective Collective Gatherings are ‘liturgically-inflected’ reading events, which engage audience participation. Join us on Zoom or stream via FacebookLIVE (LOGOS Collective). All are welcome! Join here: https://us06web.

The Merwin Conservancy presents Poems for the Planet featuring Tishani Doshi

The Merwin Conservancy presents Poems for the Planet featuring Tishani Doshi From the organizer: In honor of National Poetry Month, The Merwin Conservancy hosts a virtual poetry reading with Kwame Dawes, Tishani Doshi, Robert Hass, and Brenda Hillman, poets featured in the anthology Here: Poems for the Planet (Copper Canyon Press, 2019). Through the lens of poetry, this book looks at […]

All About Women Opening Night Gala with Tishani Doshi

All About Women Opening Night Gala with Tishani Doshi, Amani Haydar, and Eliza Hull From the organizers: Writer and poet Tishani Doshi will perform her haunting poem “Girls Are Coming Out of the Woods” through words and dance. With a vocal performance by musician Eliza Hull, illustrated story-telling by Amani Haydar, author of The Mother Wound and more to […]

Amherst College presents Poetry Reading featuring Philip Metres

Amherst College presents Poetry Reading featuring Philip Metres Join Amherst College for a reading and conversation with Philip Metres on March 7, 2022. For the Five College community, this is an in-person event. Everyone else should please register in advance for the Zoom event. Register here: https://amherstcollege.

The New School presents Nonfiction Forum with Victoria Chang

The New School presents Nonfiction Forum with Victoria Chang From the organizers: Join us for a reading with author Victoria Chang as she sits down with Robert Polito, to discuss her new work.  Register here: https://event.newschool.edu/nonfiction-forum-victoria-chang

Byrd’s Books presents Write America with Arthur Sze

Byrd’s Books presents Write America with Arthur Sze From the organizers: Join us for the forty-eighth episode of Write America featuring Arthur Sze, Alice McDermott and Henry Louis Gates as they read and discuss their works intimating how the deep divisions in the country may be healed by the quiet power of art. Live on Crowdcast. […]

Soul Bone Lit Fest presents Jennifer L. Knox & Nikki Wallschlaeger

Soul Bone Lit Fest presents Jennifer L. Knox & Nikki Wallschlaeger From the organizers: This is a free public reading featuring poets Kalpna Singh-Chitnis, Jennifer L. Knox, Nikki Wallschlaeger, and Rustin Larson. Presented by Soul Bone Literary Festival and MIU’s MFA in Creative Writing program.

WSU presents Virtual Reading with Natalie Diaz

WSU presents Virtual Reading with Natalie Diaz From the organizers: The Washington State University Common Reading Program and the Visiting Writers Series (VWS) will co-sponsor a reading by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and author Natalie Diaz at 6 p.m. PST Wednesday, Feb. 9 via YouTube Live.

Jewish Poetry Festival featuring Ellen Bass

Jewish Poetry Festival featuring Ellen Bass From the organizers: Join us for a virtual reading with Ellen Bass and for the question-and-answer period that follows her reading. Join here: https://www.jewishboston.com/events/jewish-poetry-festival-ellen-bass/

Kenyon Review presents Issue Launch featuring Cate Marvin

Kenyon Review presents Issue Launch featuring Cate Marvin, Cameron Awkward-Rich, and Lan Samantha Chang From the organizers: Join us for the virtual launch of our January/February issue, featuring contributors Cate Marvin, Cameron Awkward-Rich, and Lan Samantha Chang. Wednesday, January 26 at 7:00 PM EST. Register here: https://us02web.zoom.

Third Place Books presents Virtual Event featuring Kelli Russell Agodon and Maggie Smith

Third Place Books presents Virtual Event featuring Kelli Russell Agodon and Maggie Smith Event Description: Third Place Books welcomes local poet Kelli Russell Agodon, publisher of Two Sylvias Press in Seattle and teacher at the Rainier Writing Workshop, for a virtual reading from her latest collection, Dialogues with Rising Tides. She will be joined in conversation by Maggie […]

Copper Canyon Press presents Jim Harrison: Complete Poems book launch with Amy Hundley, John Freeman, Peter Lewis and Joseph Bednarik

Copper Canyon Press presents Jim Harrison: Complete Poems Book Launch with Amy Hundley, John Freeman, Peter Lewis and Joseph Bednarik at 5:15 pm PST. Register here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ORvpXnOZRXCWaN0nruvuqg

University of Notre Dame presents Literatures of Annihilation, Exile & Resistance: Political Violence and the Literary Subject with Salwa Ismail, Solmaz Sharif and Roger Reeves

University of Notre-Dame presents Literatures of Annihilation, Exile & Resistance: Political Violence and the Literary Subject with Salwa Ismail, Solmaz Sharif and Roger Reeves at 12 pm EST. Register here: https://sites.nd.edu/literatures-of-annihilation-exile-resistance/old/

EcoTheo Collective presents A Liturgically Inflected Poetry Reading with Jericho Brown and Marilyn Nelson

EcoTheo Collective presents A Liturgically Inflected Poetry Reading with Jericho Brown and Marilyn Nelson at 7 pm EST. More information here: https://www.ecotheo.org/upcoming-events/jericho-brown-marilyn-nelson-a-liturgically-inflected-poetry-reading